Founded in 1886, Obwaldner Kantonalbank is a universal bank, providing retail and corporate banking products mainly to the canton residents (natural persons and legal entities). Traditionally for cantonal banks, Obwaldner Kantonalbank is especially strong in savings and mortgage products. Like most of the cantonal banks, Obwaldner Kantonalbank has full state guarantee of its liabilities.
Obwaldner Kantonalbank is the 64th largest bank in Switzerland in terms of total assets. In 2017 its total assets were 4 549,03 mln CHF, providing the bank with the market share of 0.14%. Obwaldner Kantonalbank is the 21st largest cantonal bank in Switzerland (out of 24 cantonal banks) having market share of 0.79% amongst the banks of this category. In 2017 the bank's annual profit was 15,60 mln CHF. Obwaldner Kantonalbank had 149 employees in 2015.
Obwaldner Kantonalbank is headquartered in Sarnen.